Welcome to our second Friday playlist, which includes a few videos that we shot this week. Each Friday we will post a list of songs at around noon, just in time for you to enjoy all weekend. These will be songs of the moment, or songs related to things in the world, etc. This week we have a couple of songs inspired by Valentine's Day.
Nilüfer Yanya is a jazz pop musician that creates some truely enjoyable songs.
Tom Misch is an East London musician that is part of a new wave of British musicians ready to invade Ammerica.
Unknown Mortal Orchestra is one of our favorite live bands, and they make another appearancs on a SWB list.
Frankie Cosmos have created one of our Valentine's Day theme songs. "Being Alive" is a fun, happy, and exaggerated love song.
Elvis Costello created an indie music Valentine favorite way back in the 70's with "My Funny Valentine".
Poppy Ackroyd's composition "The Calm Before" is a beautiful classic song that you can use to woo your someone special with some candle light and warm smile.
Andy Cooper rounds out this week's list with a solid video and a great Hip Hop track with some interesting production.